Period
to 24 June 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
England > South East
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 40 36
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4 -11
Permanent jobs citing VMware 1,568 1,802 1,889
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.95% 5.95% 6.42%
As % of the Vendors category 14.34% 13.59% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,290 1,477 1,680
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76% -1.18%
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,750 £24,225
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% -

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 10,934 13,261 13,847
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.51% 43.78% 47.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8,632 10,568 11,309
South East median annual salary £47,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.11% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VMware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware in the South East.

Salary trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in the South East over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Salary histogram for VMware in the South East

VMware
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley -14 494 £40,000 -11.11% 19
Hampshire -8 433 £40,000 - 24
Surrey +9 309 £50,000 +33.33% 8
Berkshire -22 296 £41,000 -18.00% 13
West Sussex +36 154 £54,000 +44.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +6 122 £37,500 -5.26% 3
Kent +13 93 £37,500 - 7
Oxfordshire +46 74 £35,000 -12.50% 3
East Sussex +7 68 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Middlesex +7 6 £37,500 -10.71%
M4 Corridor 0 4 - -
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for VMware.

1 1,034 (65.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1,016 (64.80%) Windows
3 754 (48.09%) Microsoft
4 732 (46.68%) Active Directory
5 687 (43.81%) Windows Server
6 547 (34.89%) Hyper-V
7 536 (34.18%) Microsoft Azure
8 455 (29.02%) Cisco
8 455 (29.02%) Linux
9 422 (26.91%) Office 365
10 378 (24.11%) ITIL
11 370 (23.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 366 (23.34%) Firewall
13 326 (20.79%) Amazon AWS
14 318 (20.28%) DNS
15 317 (20.22%) Citrix
16 306 (19.52%) Windows Server 2012
17 297 (18.94%) SQL
18 295 (18.81%) Data Centre
19 287 (18.30%) PowerShell
20 266 (16.96%) DHCP
21 250 (15.94%) Windows Server 2008
22 242 (15.43%) MS Exchange
23 227 (14.48%) Problem-Solving
24 223 (14.22%) Microsoft Certification
25 211 (13.46%) WAN
26 210 (13.39%) SQL Server
27 205 (13.07%) LAN
28 196 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
29 186 (11.86%) TCP/IP

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 242 (15.43%) MS Exchange
2 99 (6.31%) IIS
3 93 (5.93%) SharePoint
4 81 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 78 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2013
6 63 (4.02%) Skype for Business
7 32 (2.04%) Tomcat
8 30 (1.91%) Apache
9 27 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
9 27 (1.72%) OpenStack
10 20 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
11 19 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
11 19 (1.21%) nginx
12 12 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
13 11 (0.70%) JBoss
14 7 (0.45%) Confluence
15 5 (0.32%) Jetty
15 5 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
15 5 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
16 4 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 125 (7.97%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (0.32%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.13%) CA PPM
2 2 (0.13%) Cisco SocialMiner
3 1 (0.064%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 536 (34.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 422 (26.91%) Office 365
3 326 (20.79%) Amazon AWS
4 97 (6.19%) IaaS
5 86 (5.48%) Google Cloud Platform
6 71 (4.53%) SaaS
7 70 (4.46%) PaaS
8 50 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
9 48 (3.06%) Azure Active Directory
10 21 (1.34%) BPaaS
11 13 (0.83%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 13 (0.83%) Serverless
12 12 (0.77%) AWS CloudFormation
13 7 (0.45%) GitHub
14 6 (0.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 6 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
14 6 (0.38%) Amazon S3
14 6 (0.38%) OneDrive
14 6 (0.38%) OpenShift
15 5 (0.32%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 366 (23.34%) Firewall
2 318 (20.28%) DNS
3 266 (16.96%) DHCP
4 211 (13.46%) WAN
5 205 (13.07%) LAN
6 186 (11.86%) TCP/IP
7 171 (10.91%) SAN
8 167 (10.65%) VPN
9 135 (8.61%) VoIP
10 111 (7.08%) VLAN
11 92 (5.87%) Wireless
12 75 (4.78%) Network Security
13 69 (4.40%) Skype
14 68 (4.34%) Cisco ASA
15 54 (3.44%) Wi-Fi
16 51 (3.25%) Cisco Nexus
17 50 (3.19%) Internet
18 46 (2.93%) IP Telephony
19 33 (2.10%) OSPF
19 33 (2.10%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (13.39%) SQL Server
2 54 (3.44%) MySQL
3 43 (2.74%) DB2
4 36 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
5 26 (1.66%) Relational Database
5 26 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 25 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (1.53%) Oracle Database
8 20 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
10 16 (1.02%) RDBMS
10 16 (1.02%) SQL Server 2016
11 14 (0.89%) NoSQL
12 13 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
13 9 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
14 7 (0.45%) Hadoop
15 6 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 50 (3.19%) Git (software)
2 43 (2.74%) Visual Studio Team System
3 35 (2.23%) Jenkins
4 26 (1.66%) MSI
5 21 (1.34%) JIRA
6 20 (1.28%) Selenium
6 20 (1.28%) Visual Studio
7 19 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (0.96%) Mercurial
9 12 (0.77%) Vagrant
10 10 (0.64%) GitLab
10 10 (0.64%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (0.45%) Chocolatey
12 6 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (0.38%) Maven
13 5 (0.32%) Travis CI
13 5 (0.32%) WebDriver
14 4 (0.26%) Ant
14 4 (0.26%) JMeter
14 4 (0.26%) SonarQube
General
1 173 (11.03%) Finance
2 70 (4.46%) Telecoms
3 46 (2.93%) Banking
4 37 (2.36%) Manufacturing
4 37 (2.36%) Retail
5 36 (2.30%) Electronics
6 33 (2.10%) German Language
7 32 (2.04%) Italian Language
8 29 (1.85%) Advertising
9 23 (1.47%) Aerospace
10 19 (1.21%) Legal
11 16 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (0.70%) Military
13 9 (0.57%) Law
13 9 (0.57%) Marketing
14 7 (0.45%) Back Office
14 7 (0.45%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.38%) Games
16 5 (0.32%) Online Betting
17 4 (0.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 308 (19.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 182 (11.61%) Support Engineer
3 165 (10.52%) IT Engineer
4 141 (8.99%) Architect
5 132 (8.42%) Analyst
6 114 (7.27%) Systems Engineer
7 99 (6.31%) IT Support
8 92 (5.87%) Consultant
9 91 (5.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 87 (5.55%) Cloud Engineer
11 82 (5.23%) Network Engineer
12 80 (5.10%) VMware Engineer
13 78 (4.97%) Administrator
14 75 (4.78%) Support Analyst
15 70 (4.46%) Systems Administrator
16 68 (4.34%) 3rd Line Support
17 64 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support
17 64 (4.08%) IT Support Engineer
18 62 (3.95%) 2nd Line Engineer
19 58 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (4.21%) JSON
2 41 (2.61%) Web Services
3 30 (1.91%) HTML
3 30 (1.91%) LDAP
4 28 (1.79%) .NET
5 21 (1.34%) HTML5
6 20 (1.28%) RabbitMQ
6 20 (1.28%) WebRTC
7 18 (1.15%) X-Windows
8 17 (1.08%) LAMP
8 17 (1.08%) XML
9 12 (0.77%) REST
10 11 (0.70%) Spring
10 11 (0.70%) YAML
11 10 (0.64%) CSS
11 10 (0.64%) Elastic Stack
12 9 (0.57%) SOAP
13 8 (0.51%) Django
13 8 (0.51%) Java EE
13 8 (0.51%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 295 (18.81%) Data Centre
2 117 (7.46%) Self-Motivation
3 109 (6.95%) Public Cloud
4 101 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
5 56 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 46 (2.93%) Hybrid Cloud
7 45 (2.87%) Driving Licence
7 45 (2.87%) Replication
8 41 (2.61%) Linux Command Line
9 34 (2.17%) Private Cloud
10 32 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
10 32 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
11 30 (1.91%) PKI
12 29 (1.85%) Clustering
13 26 (1.66%) Video Conferencing
14 22 (1.40%) CMDB
15 19 (1.21%) Enterprise Storage
16 17 (1.08%) Fat Client
16 17 (1.08%) NHS
16 17 (1.08%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1,016 (64.80%) Windows
2 687 (43.81%) Windows Server
3 455 (29.02%) Linux
4 306 (19.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 250 (15.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 172 (10.97%) Windows 10
7 122 (7.78%) Windows 7
8 82 (5.23%) Windows 8
9 77 (4.91%) Unix
10 58 (3.70%) CentOS
11 50 (3.19%) Debian
12 37 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 33 (2.10%) Apple iOS
14 31 (1.98%) Ubuntu
14 31 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
15 30 (1.91%) Android
16 17 (1.08%) Windows XP
17 10 (0.64%) Solaris
17 10 (0.64%) VMS
18 9 (0.57%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 378 (24.11%) ITIL
2 370 (23.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 227 (14.48%) Problem-Solving
4 157 (10.01%) Agile Software Development
5 145 (9.25%) DevOps
6 123 (7.84%) Migration
7 117 (7.46%) Presales
8 115 (7.33%) Project Management
9 108 (6.89%) Business Continuity
10 104 (6.63%) Service Delivery
11 95 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
12 91 (5.80%) High Availability
13 88 (5.61%) Configuration Management
14 78 (4.97%) Mentoring
15 71 (4.53%) Architectural Design
16 64 (4.08%) Cybersecurity
17 60 (3.83%) Computer Science
18 58 (3.70%) Load Balancing
19 55 (3.51%) Continuous Integration
20 54 (3.44%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 297 (18.94%) SQL
2 287 (18.30%) PowerShell
3 128 (8.16%) Python
4 75 (4.78%) Bash Shell
5 73 (4.66%) Java
6 37 (2.36%) Ruby
7 33 (2.10%) JavaScript
7 33 (2.10%) Perl
8 28 (1.79%) C#
9 19 (1.21%) Go
10 17 (1.08%) C
10 17 (1.08%) PHP
11 16 (1.02%) Shell Script
12 11 (0.70%) C++
13 8 (0.51%) AWK
13 8 (0.51%) Bourne shell
13 8 (0.51%) Korn
14 7 (0.45%) Java 8
14 7 (0.45%) Objective-C
15 6 (0.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 223 (14.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 185 (11.80%) Cisco Certification
2 185 (11.80%) Security Cleared
3 175 (11.16%) MCSE
4 170 (10.84%) Degree
5 133 (8.48%) SC Cleared
6 118 (7.53%) MCSA
7 100 (6.38%) CCNA
8 85 (5.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 83 (5.29%) CCNP
10 52 (3.32%) DV Cleared
11 37 (2.36%) CCIE
11 37 (2.36%) MCP
12 36 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
13 32 (2.04%) CISSP
14 29 (1.85%) TOGAF Certification
15 28 (1.79%) AWS Certification
15 28 (1.79%) VCP6
16 23 (1.47%) CCIE Routing and Switching
16 23 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (8.04%) SLA
2 66 (4.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 46 (2.93%) GDPR
4 38 (2.42%) PMO
5 33 (2.10%) Cyber Essentials
6 28 (1.79%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 25 (1.59%) PCI DSS
8 21 (1.34%) QA
9 18 (1.15%) COBIT
10 13 (0.83%) HL7
11 11 (0.70%) ISO 9001
12 6 (0.38%) COSO
12 6 (0.38%) GAMP
12 6 (0.38%) NIST
13 5 (0.32%) RMADS
14 4 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 3 (0.19%) ISO 14001
15 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 3 (0.19%) JSP 440
16 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1,034 (65.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 732 (46.68%) Active Directory
3 547 (34.89%) Hyper-V
4 196 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 173 (11.03%) vSphere
6 89 (5.68%) Virtual Machines
7 88 (5.61%) XenApp
8 70 (4.46%) Docker
9 55 (3.51%) VMware NSX
10 50 (3.19%) XenDesktop
11 48 (3.06%) vCloud
12 31 (1.98%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 30 (1.91%) Microsoft App-V
14 23 (1.47%) Terminal Server
15 22 (1.40%) VirtualBox
16 21 (1.34%) Virtual Servers
17 20 (1.28%) Xen
18 18 (1.15%) LXC
19 14 (0.89%) DFS Replication
20 10 (0.64%) iptables
Systems Management
1 171 (10.91%) SCCM
2 106 (6.76%) vCenter Server
3 72 (4.59%) Ansible
4 54 (3.44%) SCVMM
5 53 (3.38%) Nagios
6 50 (3.19%) Puppet
7 48 (3.06%) Terraform
8 47 (3.00%) Kubernetes
9 40 (2.55%) SCOM
10 34 (2.17%) WSUS
11 32 (2.04%) Backup Exec
12 26 (1.66%) IBM BigFix
13 22 (1.40%) NetBackup
14 19 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
14 19 (1.21%) vRealize
15 16 (1.02%) Microsoft Intune
15 16 (1.02%) Single Sign-On
16 14 (0.89%) Packer
16 14 (0.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
17 13 (0.83%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 754 (48.09%) Microsoft
2 455 (29.02%) Cisco
3 317 (20.22%) Citrix
4 176 (11.22%) HP
5 127 (8.10%) Dell
6 120 (7.65%) NetApp
7 96 (6.12%) EMC
8 92 (5.87%) Veeam
9 90 (5.74%) Google
9 90 (5.74%) Oracle
10 81 (5.17%) Aruba
11 61 (3.89%) IBM
12 57 (3.64%) Palo Alto
13 54 (3.44%) SAP
13 54 (3.44%) SolarWinds
14 53 (3.38%) F5
15 46 (2.93%) Juniper
16 41 (2.61%) Mitel
17 39 (2.49%) CheckPoint
18 37 (2.36%) Red Hat